French Wine Sale

Richard-Wines 150x150

The Superquinn French Wine Sale has become annual event to look forward to. From January to May, Superquinn senior wine buyer Richard Moriarty spends every Friday wine tasting.  Only one in ten samples will end up on Superquinn shelves.  Richard says there is “huge value” to be had, “but you have to go out and […]

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Great value wines from the Languedoc

Languedoc

I am often asked at wine tastings about value for money wines.  Wines from the south of France are really impressing me lately, particularly reds from Languedoc Roussillon, tucked into France’s south west Mediterranean coast. I took a wine tour of the area last April, and was surprised that you can drive for several hours […]

Tesco wines

Louis Jadot vineyard

Tesco have re-vamped their wine selection in the last year or so.  As well as a broad range of Tesco Finest* wines (many of which bear the imprint of top winemakers’ signatures), they have also introduced some well-known family producers. The wine buyer recently explained his strategy – Tesco want to bring as broad a range as […]